[Work for the night is coming] (Mason)

[Work for the night is coming] (Mason)

Composer: Lowell Mason
Published in 245 hymnals


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Composer: Lowell Mason

Dr. Lowell Mason (the degree was conferred by the University of New York) is justly called the father of American church music; and by his labors were founded the germinating principles of national musical intelligence and knowledge, which afforded a soil upon which all higher musical culture has been founded. To him we owe some of our best ideas in religious church music, elementary musical education, music in the schools, the popularization of classical chorus singing, and the art of teaching music upon the Inductive or Pestalozzian plan. More than that, we owe him no small share of the respect which the profession of music enjoys at the present time as contrasted with the contempt in which it was held a century or more ago. In fact, the… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Work for the night is coming] (Mason)
Composer: Lowell Mason
Meter: 7.6.7.5 D
Incipit: 53455 65111 12353
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #675
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #7349
Text: Where Can One Look for Wisdom?
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #7621
Text: Work, for the Night Is Coming
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

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Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #675

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #502

Glaubenslieder #172

Hinário para o Culto Cristão #492

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Hymns of Faith #457

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Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #375

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Small Church Music #669

Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #375

Spiritual Life Songs #134

The Christian Life Hymnal #506

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The Cyber Hymnal #7349

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The Cyber Hymnal #7621

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The New National Baptist Hymnal #398

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The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #451

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TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #138

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ترانيم الإيمان #355

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نظم المرامير #169

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نظم المرامير #220

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نظم المرامير #419

Text

生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #474

Include 223 pre-1979 instances
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